With the Easter Bank Holidays coming and the hope of Spring in the air we thought we'd let you know some of our plans for the coming weeks:
Electrik, Chorlton - Easter Sunday 31st March
We're live on Purple Radio from 3.30 - 5pm, then heading into Chorlton to play at the Unabomber's Electrik bar. It's always a pleasure to be asked back to play at Electrik and there's always a great atmosphere on a bank holiday. Music 7.30 - 1am
De Nada, Chorlton - Friday 5th April
We welcome Chris Maude (Devil's Jukebox) to the intimate surroundings of De Nada. If you've not been down yet, De Nada is a lovely South American bar situated opposite Unicorn Grocery. The bar is a favourite of Balearic Mike who enjoyed playing here and the great empanadas. Music 7.30 - 12
Purple Radio - Sunday 14th April
Our Sunday session is on Purple Radio we're live and you can also listen online from 3.30pm.
Outlaws Yacht Club, Leeds - Friday 19th April
We'll be heading over the Pennines to Leeds for our monthly Eighty Six at Outlaws Yacht Club. It's a fantastic place to play, listen to music and get some food. The bar's getting some lovely reviews so if you're in the area drop in. Music 5pm -11
The Spoon Inn, Chorlton - Saturday 20th April
Andi Hanley is a Salford lad who's spent the last 15 years' living in New York. By day he worked at Rockstar Games selecting the musical soundtracks for Grand Theft Auto. At night he was the resident at Body & Soul warming up for Francois Kevorkian, Danny Krivitt and Joe Claussell. This promises to be a great night at Eighty Six's new Saturday night home The Spoon Inn
Seek Magic, Byker - Saturday 27th April
If you're in the North East, Jeffo from Eighty Six will be guesting at 'Seek Magic' at Le Tanners Arms in Byker. The lads (Nick, Dave and Danny) run the 'Seek Magic' blog which is great place to catch up on their amazing musical finds and truly left field mixes.
Purple Radio - Sunday 28th April
Join us on Purple Radio with 2 hours of music from 3.30pm.
Outlaws Yacht Club, Leeds - Friday 17th May
We're back in Leeds' and hopefully bringing some Sun with us as Eighty Six provide the perfect soundtrack to an evening at the Outlaws Yacht Club from 5pm.
The Spoon Inn, Chorlton - Saturday 25th May
Martin Brew the ex Fat City Records and J-Walk recording artist will be our Saturday night guest at The Spoon Inn. If you've been to any of Martin's 'A Brew at the Nook' nights you'll know what eclectic taste Mr Brew has. Join us for some early Eighty Six summer madness. Please note the date has moved from Saturday 18th as the poster to the Saturday 25th May due to a prior event at the venue.